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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive - Allegations that accused fired at deceased with gun - Wife of deceased withstood extensive cross examination - She gave long description of the incident and stood by the story of the shot fired by the accused - Time and place of incident and weapon used not controverted by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 45, 57-- Life imprisonment - Not an imprisonment for the whole of convicts life - A convict awarded life sentence has to undergo imprisonment for at least 14 years which is subject to exceptions of power of President and Governor vested under Articles 72 & 61 of Constitution of India...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433, 433A, 432-- Death sentence commuted to life imprisonment - Accused serving 17 years imprisonment out of which 14 years actual and 3 years remission - Seeking premature release - Not a fit case to release accused on completion of 14 years of imprisonment - Case for premature release may be taken up by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder - Death sentence - Mere number of persons killed is not by itself a circumstance which justifies the death sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Young age of the accused persons - No criminal antecedents - Murder though brutal but not a diabolic murder nor had the murderers acted in depravity of their minds by disfiguring the bodies - Incident must have taken place barely within 10-15 minutes - Cruel acts on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder reference - High Court can recall the witnesses for confrontation as proceedings before High Court are in the nature of original proceedings and an extended trial...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 300-- Group clash - Role of some of the accused not mentioned in the FIR - The incident had taken place in a state of quarrel - Held, it is quite natural that in faction ridden villages there is a tendency to implicate all the supporters of the group - Accused who were not assigned any role in the FIR..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Death in police encounter - Version of police that on the night of occurrence a police party was engaged in encounter with 4/5 terrorists - Two occupants of car died in cross firing - Car not damaged by firing - No injury received by driver of car - Post mortem report shows that while sitting in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder of seven person belonging to lower caste by eighteen accused from a mighty cruel upper caste group - Dying declaration of one of the injured - Omission of the names of some of the accused in the dying declaration - Dying declaration cannot be discarded - While..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Seven person brutally murdered by eighteen accused - Number of eye-witnesses turned hostile - Accused belonging to mighty cruel upper caste group - Held, in case of this nature, the witnesses turning hostile is not unusual, particularly in a scenario where upper caste people have created such a..........

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